World’s best players hail YONEX All England success as a dream come true

As the world’s most prestigious badminton tournament, the YONEX All England attracts players from all corners of the planet, all itching to see their names inscribed…

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World number one ranking latest honour for YONEX All England champions Gideon and Sukamuljo

Victory for Marcus Fernaldi Gideon and Kevin Sanjaya Sukamuljo at last week’s YONEX All England Open saw the realisation of their lifetime dreams, and further joy…

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A video review of YONEX All England 2017

Another YONEX All England Open is done and dusted, with bigger crowds flocking to Birmingham’s Barclaycard Arena than ever before. Celebrating its 107th anniversary, this year’s…

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History made as curtains fall on the 2017 YONEX All England

So that’s it, another remarkable YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships draw to a close, and for the first time since 1999, names from five different…

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Lee Chong Wei vows to be back after lifting fourth YONEX All England title

Many had billed this year’s YONEX All England Open as Lee Chong Wei’s last, but the world number one vowed to be back in 2018 after…

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Live Blog – 2017 YONEX All England

Live Blog In summary – Sunday 12 March Don’t forget to follow us @YONEXAllEngland #YAE17

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Shi Yuqi topples Lin Dan to eliminate reigning champion in YONEX All England last four

He was the last reigning champion still standing but Lin Dan’s title defence came to a remarkable end as he was defeated in straight games in…

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Lee Chong Wei and Lin Dan move one step closer to YONEX All England final

A Lin Dan versus Lee Chong Wei final looks increasingly likely after both took a giant stride towards the men’s singles trophy with last eight successes.…

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Adcocks hail home crowd as they reach YONEX All England semi-finals in remarkable fashion

English favourites Chris and Gabby Adcock gave the bumper home crowd plenty to smile about as they came from behind to defeat the reigning Olympic champions…

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Lin Dan last reigning champion standing on another day of upsets at YONEX All England

Men’s singles title holder Lin Dan enters Friday’s quarter-final stage as the only reigning YONEX All England champion left standing following another day of shock defeats…

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Stunning victory for Saensomboonsuk over double YONEX All England champion Chen

Thai sensation Tanongsak Saensomboonsuk is determined to take his YONEX All England campaign one game at a time despite pulling off a stunning victory over two-time…

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Nehwal and Sindhu ensure Indian success in YONEX All England second round

India’s golden girls Saina Nehwal and P.V Sindhu made light work of their second round clashes as both progressed through to the YONEX All England quarter-finals…

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Leverdez ready for Lee Chong Wei challenge as YONEX All England gets underway

Brice Leverdez may have eased through the qualifying rounds as the YONEX All England got underway on Tuesday, but a bigger challenge lies in wait for…

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All England 2017: A look at mixed doubles

There is less than a week to go until the 107th YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships get underway, and excitement has reached fever pitch after…

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All England 2017: A look at men’s singles

Less than two weeks remain until the 107th YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships get underway, and excitement has reached fever pitch after the draw was announced on Valentine’s Day.

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Sindhu working ‘day and night’ for All England glory

Olympic silver medalist PV Sindhu insists she is ‘not bothered’ about being at a career high fifth in the world but really wants to get her hands on the YONEX All England trophy.

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Rising Stars: How will they fare at All England 2017?

The two-week countdown to the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships is well and truly underway, and for the sport’s rising stars, it poses the perfect opportunity to continue their climb up the world ranking ladder.

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All England 2017: A look at women’s singles

Less than two weeks remain until the 107th YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships get underway, and excitement has reached fever pitch after the draw was announced on Valentine’s Day.

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Lee Chong Wei ‘fired up to bounce back’ in Birmingham

Just two and a half weeks after sustaining a freak injury in training, Lee Chong Wei remains hopeful of competing at the upcoming YONEX All England

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Leverdez in line for another shot at Lee Chong Wei

After his shock win at the YONEX Denmark Open, Brice Leverdez is in line for another shot at the world number one, Lee Chong Wei – this time in the first round of the YONEX All England.

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Zwiebler spellbound by the All England magic

German number one Marc Zweibler says the YONEX All England is a magical experience – and he cannot wait to enjoy it again in two weeks time.

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All England 2017: A look at women’s doubles

Just three weeks remain until the 107th YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships get underway, and excitement has reached fever pitch after the draw was announced on Valentine’s Day.

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World number ones’ ready to lead Malaysian charge

Rio 2016 Olympic silver medalists Goh V Shem and Tan Wee Kiong insist they are mentally prepared for a YONEX All England title challenge despite increased expectations in Malaysia

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All England 2017: A look at men’s doubles

Just three weeks remain until the 107th YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships get underway, and excitement has reached fever pitch after the draw was announced…

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Zhang Nan to make it an Olympic-sized Tuesday in Birmingham

Reigning Olympic champion Zhang Nan to tackle men’s doubles qualifying round at next month’s YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships in Birmingham.

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Chong Wei could still make All England say sources

The Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) are giving Lee Chong Wei every possible chance of competing at next month’s YONEX All England after leaving the superstar’s…

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2017 promises a new era of women’s singles as YONEX All England approaches

Turn the clock back five years, and the top of the women’s singles standings told a very different story to that of today. With no fewer…

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Rising Stars: Zheng Siwei

In the lead up to 2017’s YONEX All England Open Championships, we’re profiling some of the rising stars of the badminton world.

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Japan’s Kenichi Hayakawa joins list of men’s doubles stars to retire

One of Japan’s most consistent and important players of recent years, Kenichi Hayakawa, has decided to retire from international badminton.

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Lee Chong Wei expects Lin Dan to pose the biggest threat at Rio 2016 Olympics

Malaysian star Lee Chong Wei believes China’s Lin Dan – not Chen Long – will be his biggest threat at the Rio 2016 Olympics this summer.

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Matsutomo: Win can help profile of Japanese badminton

Misaki Matsutomo and Ayaka Takahashi are hoping Japan’s first women’s doubles YONEX All England title since 1978 will help lift the profile of the sport in their country.

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VIDEOS: 2016 YONEX All England – Championship winning points

Enjoy all these ‘winning points’ and celebrations as 2016 YONEX All England champions are crowned on Finals Day.

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“The best birthday of my life” – Okuhara

Nozomi Okuhara celebrated her 21st birthday in world class style today as she won her first YONEX All England title.

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Lin Dan vows to prove himself ahead of Rio

Lin Dan has vowed to prove he remains the best player on the planet after securing his sixth YONEX All England Open Badminton Championship title. The…

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Susanto: “We felt like we were at home”

The Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham felt like it had been transported to Jakarta this afternoon as Debby Susanto and Praveen Jordan won a first YONEX All…

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LIVE REPORTING – FINALS DAY (SUN 13 MAR)

Join us for updates, images and reaction LIVE from the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships at the Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham. Follow @YonexAllEngland       Tweet…

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Birthday girl Okuhara to hit 21 in fine fashion

Japan’s Nozomi Okuhara will hope to celebrate her birthday in world class style as she takes part in her first YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships…

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In-form Malaysians rue missed opportunities

Malaysia’s Wee Kiong Tan was left scratching his head after he and his men’s doubles partner V Shem Goh failed to repeat the week’s brilliant form…

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Dream becomes reality for delighted Danes

Joachim Fischer Nielsen and Christinna Pedersen used to watch the YONEX All England  from their homes in Denmark, dreaming of one day playing in the final.…

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VIDEO ROUND UP: QUARTER FINAL ACTION & REACTION

Catch up on a select few key moments from Day 4 at the 2016 YONEX All England as the world’s best players competed for semi-final spots.…

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YONEX All England 2016 – a look back at the quarter finals

The YONEX All England 2016 is fast closing in on the business end of the tournament with the world’s best players competing for places in tomorrow’s…

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Pedersen warns Adcock support will fire up Danes

Christinna Pedersen has warned partisan home support for the Adcocks will only serve to fire up Joachim Fischer Nielsen during tomorrow’s YONEX All England semi-final.

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Surprise and delight for Endo and Hayakawa

Japanese men’s doubles pair Hiroyuki Endo and Kenichi Hayakawa surprised by their own performance after beating second seeds Fu Haifeng and Zhang Nan to reach YONEX All England semi final.

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Lin Dan and Jorgensen ready to renew rivalries

Lin Dan will ‘bring everything’ according to Jan O Jorgensen as the quarter final rivals exchange mutual appreciation through the world’s media .

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Marin nearing ‘best form’ as last 8 beckons

Reigning champion Carolina Marin issued a warning to her rivals by insisting she is close to her best form after qualifying for the YONEX All England quarter finals.

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YONEX All England 2016: a look back at day one

After 40 qualifying matches, we look back at the opening day of the 2016 YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships and pick out the best bits.

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Player Insight at the YONEX All England

England player Kate Robertshaw gives us a sneak peak at how a day can look when you have a late night match at the YONEX All England…

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Nehwal backed to find her groove in Birmingham

World No. 2 Saina Nehwal “looks sharp and fit” ahead of her welcome returns to competitive action in next week’s YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships.

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Indonesia vow to win YONEX All England titles

Indonesia has vowed to win titles at the upcoming All England Open Badminton Championships after confirming the 28 players who will play under the nation’s flag in Birmingham.

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Eurosport to show Yonex All England

Eurosport will show live and highlights coverage of the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships 2016.

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40th anniversary of Rudy Hartono’s record at All England

As we move closer to the 2016 YONEX All England, we take a look back at one of the truly great All England men’s singles champions.

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Chen Long adds another title to collection

YONEX All England champion Chen Long added yet another Superseries title to his armoury as he claimed the Yonex Denmark Open crown on Sunday.

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Chen Long adds yet another title to collection

YONEX All England champion Chen Long added yet another title to his collection with victory at the Yonex Open Chinese Taipei on Sunday.

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Lee Chong Wei wins first title on return to action

Three-time YONEX All England champion Lee Chong Wei won the Yonex US Open on Sunday to win his first title since returning from an eight-month ban.…

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Similar Superseries Premier pattern for YONEX All England stars

The first two Superseries Premier events of 2015 have so far followed a familiar theme with three of the 2015 YONEX All England Open champions repeating…

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OFFICIAL FINALS DAY VIDEO – Winning Moments

Enjoy action, Championship points, celebrations and winners interviews from Finals Day at the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships 2015. Relive the winning moments from the…

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Nathan Robertson hails “phenomenal” mixed doubles

The winners of the 2015 YONEX All England mixed doubles title Zhang Nan and Zhao Yunlei gave a “phenomenal” performance, according to Olympic silver medalist and 2005…

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LIVE REPORTING – FINALS DAY

Join us for updates, images and reaction LIVE from the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships at the Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham. Follow @YonexAllEngland       Tweet…

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YONEX All England to celebrate International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day, two inspiring females will take to the court battling to become YONEX All England champion. Saina Newhal of India and Carolina Marin…

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Nerves of the pro: How the professional copes with playing for a dream

Aside from Olympics and World Championships the YONEX All England is the one the players want to win. On semi-finals day the dream starts to feel…

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VIDEO ON DEMAND – QUARTER FINALS

Watch a full re-run of 5 Quarter Finals from yesterday’s draw at the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships, from the Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham. Video…

LIVE REPORTING – THURSDAY

Join us for updates, images and reaction LIVE from the YONEX All England Open Badminton Championships at the Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham. Follow @YonexAllEngland       Tweet…

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Perfect All England preparation sets Natsir up for four

Liliyana Natsir is aiming for a fourth consecutive Mixed Doubles title at the Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships this week after “a perfect preparation”. The…

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YONEX All England doubles stars suffer Worlds jinx

INDONESIA’S two pairs of reigning YONEX All England doubles champions have had their world title dreams shattered. The team’s injury jinx has struck again days before…

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Chong Wei wants elusive world title

Lee Chong Wei, the three-time YONEX All England men’s singles champion, will start his bid for an elusive first world title when he tackles the Li-Ning…

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World’s most prestigious badminton event returns to Birmingham in March – tickets on sale now!

All the world’s best players will descend upon the new-look National Indoor Arena (NIA) in Birmingham for badminton’s most prestigious event from 3-8 March, 2015. The…

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Golden Hattrick for Team Malaysia

Malaysia secured a third successive Commonwealth Games gold medal in the mixed teams badminton with a 3-1 win over England in Glasgow yesterday evening (Monday 28 July).

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Lin Dan returns to winning ways

He’s back! Five-times Yonex All England Open champion Lin Dan has won his first Superseries title since his 2012 triumph in Birmingham. The 30-year-old Chinese former…

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Japan crowned Thomas Cup champions as Malaysia’s wait continues

Japan won the Thomas Cup for the first time after a gripping 3-2 win over Malaysia in the final out in New Delhi and end China’s…

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Past All England champion looks to rejuvenate career in New Zealand

2007 All England Open champion Koo Kien Keat will look to rejuvenate his career on the international circuit in New Zealand, after quitting the Badminton Association…

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All England ‘dream comes true’ for former finalist’s son

The son of 1986 All England runner up Misbun Sidek made his own All England debut at the 2014 Championships and Misbun Ramdan Mohmed Misbun has…

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Natsir: Hat trick makes me hungry for more All England glory

Indonesia badminton star Liliyana Natsir is hungry for even more All England glory despite completing an unprecedented hat trick of wins. With her 2014 crown, Natsir,…

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Presidential pride and joy in All England champions

Indonesia’s All England Open title winning stars have been personally thanked by the Indonesian president for helping to bring the pride back to the badminton mad…

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Champion praises concert like atmosphere at the All England

2014 All England women’s singles champion Wang Shixian has praised the lively atmosphere of All England Open arena saying it feels just like a music concert.…

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Former champion thanks Indonesia duo for ‘bringing home’ the All England title

Two-time All England champion Candra Wijaya has led tributes to the title winning performances of Hendra Setiawan and Mohammad Ahsan after they ended Indonesia’s 11-year wait…

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Presentations mark 20 years of Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships at NIA

Twenty years of the Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships were marked at the NIA (National Indoor Arena) in Birmingham last week, as BADMINTON England and…

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Polii: We are fully prepared for All England challenge

Reunited Indonesian womens doubles pair Greysia Polii and Nitya Krishinda Maheswari  insist they are fully prepared to meet the All England expectations placed on them. The world…

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All England legend set for new type of #allaction

As an All England legend, it seems only fitting that in the week of the 2014 Championships, two time champion Jung Jae Sung has become a…

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Chong Wei gives the green light to compete in Birmingham

Malaysia’s leading English language newspaper, The Star, are reporting that World no. 1 Lee Chong Wei is “all systems go” to compete at the Yonex All…

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Indonesians hungry for All England hat trick

Reigning Yonex All England Open mixed doubles champions, Tontowi Ahmad and Liliyana Natsir head to Birmingham wanting to make sure 3 is a magic number again…

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I’m back to my best: Saina Nehwal

World no. 7 Saina Nehwal insists she is back to her best and her confidence boosted as she gears up for the Yonex All England Open…

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India’s Sindhu eyes a big All England campaign

World Championship bronze medallist P.V. Sindhu hopes to maintain her season’s excellent form as she sets her sights on the Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships.…

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Tickets on general sale for Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships

BADMINTON England is pleased to announce that the most prestigious badminton championships in the world returns for its 104th year, following another magnificent display of high…

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BADMINTON England members exclusive tickets for Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships

BADMINTON England is pleased to announce that the most prestigious badminton championships in the world returns for its 104th year, following another magnificent display of high…

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Yonex All England Open 2014 Dates Released

BADMINTON England today confirmed the dates for the 2014 Yonex All England Open Badminton Championships as taking place on 4-9 March 2014. The Championships are still one of the…

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The only successful defence

Tontowi Ahmad and Lilyana Natsir became the only players to make a successful defence of a title at an Yonex All England Open championships full of surprises…

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Lee Chong Wei beaten by a new rival

World number one Lee Chong Wei, who deferred retirement after his narrow Olympic defeat to make further attempts on the major titles, found himself brilliantly denied…

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Baun conjures magical finish to her career

Tine Baun became the oldest Yonex All England Open women’s singles winner of the  open era when she overcame the youngest singles finalist, Ratchanok Intanon, in…

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China springs a new surprise

China sprung yet another surprise when they won the men’s doubles title back with a brand new pair. This is the remarkable Liu Xiaolong and Qiu…

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Yu makes a happy return

Yu Yang must feel she made the right decision not to stick to her knee-jerk reaction of retirement after being disqualified from the London Olympics. She…

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Zhao on course for another big double

Zhao Yunlei, a 26-year-old from Hubei province, has a chance of becoming the first player in seven years to win two Yonex All England titles, having…

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Lee faces another Chinese in the final

Lee Chong Wei moved to within one step of winning back the All England title which helped make him a badminton superstar with an increasingly superb…

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Baun’s adventure turns into a triumph

Tine Baun, the twice former All England champion who wanted one last adventure at the tournament which made her famous, caused a major surprise by reaching…

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Teenage Thai makes history

Ratchanok Intanon, who at the age of 18 became the first women’s singles player from Thailand ever to reach an All England final and the first…

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Doubles – The sequence of surprises

They don’t come much more wide open than this year’s men’s doubles. The number one seeds Mathias Boe and Carsten Mogensen got no further than the…

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Lee atonement carries him into semis

Lee Chong Wei moved to within two wins of regaining the men’s singles title at the Yonex All England Open , but was so disappointed with…

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Baun closer to big farewell

Former world number one Tine Baun remained on course for a big farewell when she reached the semi-finals of the All England Open in the last…

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Nehwal nearer All England Open dream

Saina Nehwal took a step nearer becoming the first Indian woman ever to win the All England Open title when she reached the semi-finals after a…

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Baun keeps on course for a big Yonex All England Open farewell

Tine Baun is the European standard bearer as the Yonex All England Open Championships enter the quarter-final stage at the National Indoor Arena in Birmingham tomorrow…

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Lee bounces back from his scare

World number one Lee Chong Wei bounced back from his first day scare to re-impose a challenge for the All England Open title and to confirm…

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